New York, NY, January 17, 2018 --(PR.com
)-- The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Craig Spierer, Member, Harris Beach PLLC will speak at the Knowledge Group’s webcast entitled: “Intellectual Property Rights Enforcement: Bigger Challenges and Developments in 2018 Live Webcast.” This event is scheduled for Tuesday, February 27, 2018 @ 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM (ET).
For further details, please visit: https://www.theknowledgegroup.org/webcasts/intellectual-property-rights-enforcement
About Craig Spierer
Craig M. Spierer is a partner at Harris Beach, a member of the Intellectual Property and Corporate Law Practice Groups as well as a member of the Medical and Life Sciences and Food and Beverage Industry Teams. Craig counsels clients on all areas of brand and intellectual property protection including trademark and copyright planning, management, prosecution and enforcement. Based on management of his clients’ global IP portfolios, Craig has experience in formulating, implementing, and executing brand protection strategies and enforcing clients’ intellectual property rights on a worldwide basis. Such strategies include trademark clearance, prosecution and licensing, as well as actions against copyright and trademark infringers. Further, he advises clients on how to best protect their intellectual property, and other related areas including unfair competition and trade secret protection. He represents a variety of clients in industries such as food and beverage; dietary and sports nutritional supplements, luxury and consumer goods, media and technology, and other related industries. He works with his clients to understand their businesses in an effort to help them achieve their goals while minimizing risk.
About Harris Beach PLLC
Harris Beach is one of the oldest and largest law firms in New York State and among the country’s top law firms as ranked by The National Law Journal and is among the 2017 BTI Elite law firms based on in-depth interviews of more than 600 corporate counsel at the world’s largest and most influential companies. The firm is a full service law firm that represents a wide range of clients, including Fortune 500 corporations, privately-held companies, public sector entities and not-for-profit organizations. Harris Beach is ranked by U.S. News and World Report as a Top Tier firm in every major area of law, and was named in 44 practice group categories in Best Lawyers in America.
Harris Beach and its subsidiaries provide a full range of legal and professional services for clients across New York State, nationally and internationally. With over 27 practice groups and 17 industry teams, the firm provides the full depth and breadth of legal services. Principal industries represented include education, energy, financial, food and beverage, health care, insurance, manufacturing, medical and life sciences, real estate developers, and state and local governments and authorities.
The rise of IP rights violation for the past years have continually posed significant challenges for companies and IP holders, that leveraging ones' IP protection program has now become a tough job. Problems such as counterfeiting, trade secrets theft, and copyright infringement have continually created difficulty when it comes to IP rights enforcement. Moreover, the extension of IP rights from the physical to the internet world has also added complexity.
Because of this, it is imperative for IP holders to keep themselves abreast of the current and upcoming developments on the said field. Knowing the different legal updates can help them navigate their protection programs and eventually dodge the challenges.
Join a panel of key thought leaders and IP professionals assembled by The Knowledge Group as they bring the audience to a road beyond the basics of intellectual property rights enforcement and as they delve into an in-depth analysis of the current trends and recent court rulings involving IP. Speakers will also provide the audience with practical strategies to strengthen their protection programs, while avoiding legal challenges.
In a live webcast, the speakers will discuss:
Recent Legal Updates and Developments
Lessons Learned from Recent Counterfeiting Cases
Common IP Enforcement Challenges
Helpful Tips and Strategies for IP Rights Protection
About The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series
The Knowledge Group was established with the mission to produce unbiased, objective, and educational live webinars that examine industry trends and regulatory changes from a variety of different perspectives. The goal is to deliver a unique multilevel analysis of an important issue affecting business in a highly focused format. To contact or register for an event, please visit: http://theknowledgegroup.org/